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sleet

noun [U]
 
 
/sliːt/
wet, partly melted falling snow
雨夹雪,冻雨
Driving snow and sleet brought more problems to the county's roads last night.
昨晚的雨夹雪很大,使郡里的交通更成问题了。
Snow and iceCold
sleet
 
 
verb [I]
It's sleeting.
下冻雨了。
Snow and iceCold
sleety
 
 
/ˈsliː.ti/ US  /-t̬i/ adjective
sleety rain
雨夹雪
Snow and iceColdWet weather and wetness
Translations of “sleet”
in Spanish aguanieve…
in Arabic خَليط الثَّلج وَ المَطَر…
in Korean 진눈깨비…
in Portuguese neve acompanhada de chuva, saraivada…
in French neige fondante…
in German die Graupel…
in Catalan aiguaneu…
in Japanese みぞれ…
in Russian дождь со снегом…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雨夾雪,凍雨, 霰, 霙…
in Italian nevischio…
in Turkish sulu sepken…
in Polish deszcz ze śniegiem…
(Definition of sleet from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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